Course details may be subject to change.
This nail programme is led by employers and industry specialists to make sure you are equipped with the knowledge, skills and behaviors needed to succeed in the ever-changing beauty and nail industry.
As an apprentice, you will learn all of the fundamental skills required to complete nail treatments.
4 GCSEs at grade 4 or above, including English or maths. OR L2 Diploma in this subject.
- Manicure and pedicure services
- Advise, demonstrate and sell nail products and services
- Gel polish and nail art services
- Nail enhancement
- Anatomy and physiology
- Health and safety
Times of Delivery
You will attend college one day per week and will be in the workplace with your employer four days a week.
Any times indicated are based on current courses and may be subject to change in future years. Full timetables will be confirmed at the start of each course.
Teaching and Assessment
Throughout the apprenticeship programme, you must complete a portfolio of evidence and complete an online exam for each unit.
End Point Assessment
As an apprentice, you will sit a final exam and complete an externally assessed practical assessment End Point Assessment (EPA).
You could progress to a Level 3 Nail course at New College Durham.